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10 Myths About Being Green at Home

Bamboo isn't always the best alternative to wood check out Forest Stewardship Council about certified bamboo

It’s important to shop for hardwood floors that are both Made in the USA and carry Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) certification.

Choose Paint Colors With a Color Wheel

Learn how to choose complementary paint colors with a color wheel. | Courtesy of: The Color Wheel Co. |

"an extensive green roof is less than 6" thick" intensive is 6" or more depending on what types of plants you want - flowers might be 6-12", shrubs 12"-18" trees, much deeper.

How to Create a Faux Fabric Effect With Paint

Learn how to create a faux fabric effect with paint. | Photo: Wendell T. Webber |

How to Paint Doors, Windows, and Walls

When painting doors and windows, work from the center out, and always paint rails before stiles. Illustration by: Gregory Nemec |

15 Decorative Paint Ideas

Give your concrete walkway a face-lift—with paint! | Photo: Jeremy Samuelson |

How to Refinish Wood Floors